24 episodes - Mon, Tue 20:55
Also known as "The Great Doctor"
The romance between a warrior from the ancient times and a female doctor from the modern times as well as the process of making a true king.
Lee Min-ho wins court case 2015/09/13, Source,
Actor Lee Min-ho won the trial against the company that used his name and face to sell products. The mask packs also known as Lee Min-ho packs are no longer available for sale.
Star House said, "According to the decision made by the Seoul Central Court, Lee Min-ho's name has been used to sell products that weren't signed for with the company. Therefore it is illegal and T, K and G companies have been banned from selling these products,...More
Who is Yoon Kyun-sang from "Pinocchio"? 2015/02/03, Source,
He was cold when he looked at the person who drove his father to death and he was warmer than anything when he addressed his little sibling. The only way he could stand out while not having many lines to say was his dark-toned jumpers and meaningful eyes. Still, he stood out. Many people welcomed this new face called Yoon Kyun-sang.
Yoon is a beneficiary from the SBS drama "Pinocchio" that ended last month on the 13th. He played Ki Jae-myeong, who killed to prove innocence of his father who was reportedly a criminal. Yoon Kyun-sang had to become the attacker and the victim and went down a different path from his brother Ki Ha-myeong (Lee Jong-suk),...More
[HanCinema's Actor Spotlight] Kim Mi-kyung 2014/06/28, Kim Mi-kyung is an actress who does not need to raise her voice to be noticed. Because of this, she is among one of Korean drama's favored actresses to play mothers and high-powered individuals. She has a powerful screen presence, even in meeker roles. This is in part due to her long career in acting and the confidence that grows throughout the years, and is in part due to her voice. Kim has acted on the silver screen (starting in 1993) and in the theater (starting in 1985), but the bulk of her work has been in drama (starting in 1999),...More
Lee Min-ho is flooded with over 100 potential scripts 2014/06/22, Source, Lee Min-ho's sources say that the actor has been getting floods of scenarios besides "Gangnam Blues". According to his agency, Lee Min-ho has been getting over 100 scripts and scenarios and they are being piled up for him every morning.
His agency says, "It's only natural that scripts are being built up for top stars like him and it's a form of concern, disguised as happiness. He is a Hallyu star and talented actor so the staff at the agency have become incredibly busy as well. Because of the global suggestions, we have professional manpower from reviews, analysis and interpreting",...More
Director of 'Hourglass' commits suicide 2013/07/23, Source,
By Kim Tong-hyung Kim Jong-hak, a drama director whose 1995 miniseries "Sandglass" was a groundbreaking moment in Korean television, was found dead at a boarding house Tuesday in Seongnam, Gyeonggi Province, in an apparent suicide. He was 62. Kim was investigated by police in May on suspicions of embezzlement after the cast and crew of the SBS series "Faith" filed a complaint against him over unpaid wages. He had denied any wrongdoing"",...More
[Video] First Annual DramaFever Awards Winners Announced 2013/04/26, Source,
Award recipients thank fans for their support exclusively on DramaFever NEW YORK, NY [April 26, 2013] - DramaFever announced the winners of its first annual DramaFever Awards today, highlighting the best of Korean drama in 2012. Fans cast over 550,000 votes for their favorite nominees in categories ranging from Drama of the Year to Best Bromance,...More
Park Se-young Warms to Craft with TV Soaps 2012/12/08, Source,
Actress Park Se-young may look cold and unapproachable from afar, but she quickly opens up and shows her warm personality as she strikes up conversation. The 24-year-old newcomer resumed her acting career last year by appearing in several TV soaps. Recently she drew attention for her role in the SBS drama "Faith". She is now starring as a nerdy student in the new KBS drama "School 2013", which began airing early this week,...More
[Video] Teaser for "The King of Dramas" released 2012/10/10, Source,
SBS has released the teaser trailer of its upcoming drama, "The King of Dramas". The 22-second video was shown right after the closing credits of TV series "Faith" on 8 October.
The teaser features Kim Myung-min who has completely transformed to the drama's money-obsessed character, Anthony Kim. He is shown giving a lecture onstage, making big gestures as he stresses the importance of money in the field of drama production,...More
Kim Hee-sun is the Goryeo version of Mata Hari 2012/10/07, Source, Kim Hee-sun became Mata Hari in a still cut of the SBS drama "Faith". Kim Hee-sun is wearing a dress with fancy patterns and decoratiosn on her head. Her beauty is still there but her face is full of melancholy because of the Mata Hari mission. In the previous episode of the drama, Eun-soo (Kim Hee-sun) told Choi Yeong (Lee Min-ho) that she would get back the diary with her Mata Hari mission. Mata Hari is a female spy from the First World War. Eun-soo is about to save Choi Yeong who is in danger.
A spokesperson for the drama said, "Eun-soo fights to save Choi Yeong and they fall for each other even more",...More
"Faith" recovers 2012/09/10, Source,
The viewing rate of "Faith" increased alone.
According to AGB Nielsen Media Research, SBS "Faith" on the 10th rated 11.8%. this is 0.8% higher than the eighth episode,...More
[Spoiler] "Faith" Kim Hee-sun saves Lee Min-ho with CPR 2012/08/27, Source,
Choi Yeong (Lee Min-ho) who tried letting go of his own life came back to life thanks to Yoo Eun-soo (Kim Hee-sun) on the SBS drama "Faith" on the 27th.
Choi Yeong who was unconscious from blood poisoning met his father in his dreams and confessed he couldn't forget the woman who hung herself after being taunted by King Chunghae. He thought of the times he spent with her and refused to wake up,...More
Kim Hee-sun to Return to TV After 6-Year Hiatus 2012/07/14, Source,
Actress Kim Hee-sun is returning to TV after a six-year hiatus to star in the upcoming SBS drama "Faith", which is scheduled to be aired in mid-August. In the drama, Kim plays the role of a plastic surgeon who is abducted by a warrior, played by heartthrob Lee Min-ho, and taken back 700 years in time to his era.
The Chosun Ilbo interviewed Kim about her decision to return to TV and her future plans,...More
Lee Min-ho's self-cam 2012/05/10, Source,
Actor Lee Min-ho uploaded a self-cam.
He posted a picture of himself on his Me Today on the 10th saying, "It's a happy May everyone! Thanks for the wishes! I am coming back wit "Faith" soon!",...More
Lee Kim Productions causing legal problems with SBS's "Faith"? 2012/04/05, Source,
Lee Kim Productions, of the drama "Time Slip Dr. JIN", announced that they will firmly handle a conflict with the SBS drama "Faith". Lee Kim Productions has already submitted a certification of contents to the producers of "Faith" and is also considering submitting an injunction that would prohibit the drama from being broadcast.
The problem at hand is that the contents of the two dramas, "Faith" and "Time Slip Dr. JIN", are alike. The dramas are based on time travel and they also feature a modern day doctor traveling back in time. Lee Kim Productions has signed a contract with the creators of the original Japanese story and is producing "Time Slip Dr. JIN",...More
Kim Nam-gil receives military draft notice for July 15 2010/06/29, Source, Kim Nam-gil in a scene from TV series "Bad Man" [SBS]
Korean actor Kim Nam-gil, who is currently starring in SBS TV series "Bad Man", has been notified to enlist in the army by July 15, as part of fulfilling the country's mandatory two-year military service.
"It is true that Kim Nam-gil received a draft notice for July 15", an official at the show's production company Good Story said in a phone call with Asia Economic Daily on Tuesday. "But he is in the middle of shooting the drama... We cannot say that he will be going to the military on July 15 no matter what",...More
Lee Joon-gi to star in military musical 2010/06/24, Source,
Official poster for military musical production "Voyage of Life" [tentative title] starring Lee Joon-gi. [Ministry of National Defense and Korea Musical Theatre Association]
Korean actor Lee Joon-gi, who is currently serving in the military, has been cast in an upcoming musical production tentatively titled "Voyage of Life", according to a press release by the show's PR manager on Thursday.
"Life", co-produced by the Ministry of National Defense and Korea Musical Theatre Association, is a special production commemorating the Korean War,...More
Lee Joon-gi "having a hard time" in military, says Jae Hee 2010/06/18, Source,
Actor Jae Hee salutes reporters and fans after being discharged from Korea's Defense Media Agency in Seoul, South Korea on June 18, 2010. [Han Youn-jong/Asia Economic Daily]
Hallyu star Lee Joon-gi is reportedly having a hard time adjusting to life in the army, according to fellow actor Jae Hee who was discharged from the military today.
Speaking to a group of reporters after being discharged from Korea's Defense Media Agency on Friday morning, Jae Hee said that he met Lee "just once",...More
Lee Joon-gi to serve as celebrity military officer 2010/06/11, Source,
Hallyu star Lee Joon-gi in a photo spread for fashion magazine W [W Korea]
Hallyu star Lee Joon-gi, who today completed basic training as part of fulfilling his two-year military duties, has been selected to work as a celebrity military officer for the remainder of his serving period.
According to Korea's Defense Media Agency on Friday, the actor was discharged from the army training camp after completing a five-week course and was be assigned to the PR unit in the agency,...More
Lee Joon-gi's military photo revealed on Cyworld 2010/05/09, Source,
Actor Lee Joon-gi in the Korean military services [Cyworld]
A recent photo of Lee Joon-gi taken at his current military training camp is spreading fast on the Internet since first being posted on Korea's popular social networking site Cyworld.
In the picture, taken by a training assistant at Nonsan military camp and later put up on his mini-hompy, the military uniform-clad Lee is seen smiling while making a salute with his hands,...More
[ChanMi's star news] Lee Joon-gi is so cute with his shaved head for the military! 2010/05/03, Source, Lee Joon-gi will be entering the 5 week beginning army boot camp this day.
He has been in the movie "Grand Prix" and the drama "Faith" for which he is casted as the main character in addition invited to the 2010 Shanghai Expo as the Korean representative. He tried to post pone entering the military but the duty calls to the nation and he had to enter in May!
His entertainment company apologized that he could not finish some schedules before entering, but the dates were so quick given by the government that they could not be prolonged.,...More
Lee Joon-gi enters Korean military with apologies 2010/05/03, Source,
Korean actor Lee Joon-gi waves to fans ahead of entering the Korean military on May 3, 2010. [Park Sung-ki/Asia Economic Daily]
Korean actor Lee Joon-gi entered the Korean army today, putting his acting career on hold for the next two years to fulfill his mandatory military duties.
The 28-year-old actor bid farewell to thousands of fans -- including many who flew in from overseas -- and reporters, who showed up at the Nonsan military training camp to see the star off,...More
Lee Joon-gi says is looking forward to life as average man 2010/04/30, Source,
Korean actor Lee Joon-gi [JG Company]
Korean actor Lee Joon-gi has revealed his feelings about going to the military next week, saying he is "looking forward to spending time [in the military] as any average man who has to fulfill his mandatory military duties".
Lee was quoted as saying the remark in a press statement released by his agency JG Company on Thursday, the response following the decision which has forced him to drop out of film "Grand Prix" and TV series "Faith",...More
Lee Joon-gi to star in new TV series "Faith" 2010/03/12, Source,
Hallyu star Lee Joon-gi in his previous TV series "Hero - Drama" [MBC]
Korean actor Lee Joon-gi will star in an upcoming historical drama tentatively titled "Faith" in English, according to his agency on Friday.
The actor will play the male lead in the drama, playing a young student of Eastern medicine who grows up be a legendary doctor during the Koryo Period.
The series will be helmed by famed Korean director Kim Jong-hak, who is known for his blockbuster scale dramas such as "The Legend" (MBC, 2007), which starred top actor Bae Yong-joon, and "Sandglass" (SBS, 1995), which scored the highest viewership ratings in local television history.,...More
Kim Hee-sun to make comeback in film "Warring States" 2010/03/10, Source,
Actress Kim Hee-sun [Park Sung-ki/Asia Economic Daily]
Korean actress Kim Hee-sun will be making a comeback to the big screen for the first time in five years through a Chinese film tentatively titled "Warring States", according to her agency on Wednesday.
An official at her agency In House told Asia Economic Daily over the phone that the actress is "expected to make a special appearance in 'Warring States'", about the Warring States period in Chinese history.,...More
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